AFC Curated

Jasmine & Will

Jasmine & Will

Jasmine and Will, founded by Sydney based Jasmine Lindsay, draws on a love of sleepwear and stylish living. Launched in 2015, the label was born in response to a gap in the market for timeless, quality and affordable sleepwear, and has since gone on to provide customised pieces through their in-house monogramming services.

Method of Denim

Method of Denim

Method of denim is an On Demand, Made to Measure custom denim label, bringing to life customised creations by combining the power of technology in partnership with denim artisans. The Bondi Beach based label was founded by Lloyd Boolkin, who’s blood bleeds blue in the Australian manufacturing industry...

AFC Curated in Hong Kong

AFC Curated in Hong Kong

Last December we were thrilled to take 7 Melbourne based labels from the AFC Curated program to Hong Kong as part of a trade mission with Creative Victoria for the 2018 HK Business of Design Week. Thanks to everyone who made the venture possible, we had an amazing time, action packed with showcasing the program and meeting the local industry. Here are just some of the highlights…

AFC Curated | Back for 2019!

AFC Curated | Back for 2019!

AFC Curated is back for 2019, with a number of exciting developments including a new Industry partnership and cohort of Australian labels! We’re thrilled to announce our 2019 line-up, hand selected from across the country by the Australian Fashion Council and a panel of industry mentors. These labels represent a diverse range of craftsmanship and design talent, we look forward to working with them and sharing their stories over the year.  

Take a Peek at Our Brisbane Pop-up!

Take a Peek at Our Brisbane Pop-up!

For those in Brisbane, we hope you’ve had a chance to stop by our AFC Curated pop-up at the lovely Calile Hotel on James Street, which over the past few weeks has been home to independent labels; Louis Hazel, Salty Fox and Nico! We’ll be there till December 23rd so there’s still plenty of time to get your local designer fix. This week you’ll find Brisbane favourites Ivy Niu, followed by Gloria Dulcie, A.BCH and Mndatory…

MEET | Tove & Libra

MEET | Tove & Libra

Tove & Libra is designed in Hong Kong, for the modern women inhabiting this and other busy, beautiful cities. Launching the brand in 2018, founders Christine and Ivan draw on their family heritage of over 3 generations in the garment & textile manufacturing trade...

MEET | A.C.F

MEET | A.C.F

Meet A.C.F, a sustainable gender-neutral label based in Hong Kong by Australian expat Alexandra Foster. Built on an eco and ethical ethos, A.C.F procure their fabrics from “deadstock”, textiles that would otherwise be thrown away by factories, and proudly produce their collections in China.

MEET | Paul Lim, Additive Lighting

MEET | Paul Lim, Additive Lighting

There aren’t many aspects of putting on a show that Paul hasn’t tackled and succeeded in during his career. He uses this multi-faceted knowledge, plus a keen interest in emerging technologies, to provide integrated solutions in theatres, festivals and events around the world…

MEET | Architecture Architecture

MEET | Architecture Architecture

As leaders in next-generation design, Architecture Architecture’s reputation for inventive spatial solutions has seen them consistently awarded for design excellence. Whether they’re designing a school classroom or a city square, their philosophy is underpinned by a firm belief in the potential of architecture to foster positive social environments…

Thanks Sydney!

Thanks Sydney!

32 days and 13 labels later... Thanks for having us Sydney!! Thanks to the support of Chatswood Chase Sydney for hosting us, to our amazing crew of labels, industry network of workshop hosts and mentors, and to everyone who stopped by during our stay! Thanks also to the folks at Four Pillars Gin, and to Handpicked Wines for providing their Versions Wine range for our launch night!